In July 1863 the bloodiest battle of the Civil War was fought outside thesleepy Pennsylvania town of Gettysburg. In The Last Brother the story of onesmall boy is told amidst the dramatic events of those early days of July. Though he is only 11 years old, Gabe is a bugler in the Union Army. He takeshis responsibility very seriously; after all, there are over 60 different battlecalls for buglers to learn. But what is even more important to Gabe is watchingover his older brother Davy who, a foot soldier, is right in the ...

The Last Brother: A Civil War Tale 2006, Sleeping Bear Press

ISBN-13: 9781585362530